Owl cafes a hoot in Tokyo
Owl cafes a hoot in Tokyo

In the US, hanging out in a cafe with animals is such an exotic concept that people can't get enough of it. A pop-up cat…

US, UK in chocolate wars
US, UK in chocolate wars

Hershey’s has won a legal battle that means British-made Cadbury's chocolate can't be sold on American shelves.

Delaney Mes: Brunch (+recipes)
Delaney Mes: Brunch (+recipes)

Start Anniversary Day in style with a healthy filling brunch.

A lolly to make your skin crawl
A lolly to make your skin crawl

An exotic deadly arachnid with a fearsome reputation is a key ingredient of a lollipop at a popular Auckland sweet shop.

Food & Wine

Wine: Inexpensive buys
Wine: Inexpensive buys

In the aftermath of a reckless Christmas/New Year/summer holiday spend-up, and faced with a credit card…

Brunch: Meadow, Meadowbank

There’s something for everyone at this newcomer to the eastern suburbs — especially if you like tomato juice.

Wendyl Nissen: Shaken up by the missing chocolate

This product wins two awards from me. The first for the most ridiculous sell lines and the second for producing a product…

Shelling out for oysters good for us

Even before the arrival of Pakeha and other migrants, Maori had their own superfood - and they came straight from the sea…

Recipe: Turkey and cream cheese rolls
Recipe: Turkey and cream cheese rolls

With the holidays coming to an end, it's time to start thinking about those lunchbox treats. Here is…

A dish to put colour in your cheeks

Vegan Thai chef Kevin Cometouis says when he wants to cook a health-boosting vegetarian dish, he uses his eyes.

Bar review: Birdcage, Freemans Bay

First drinks: The sun was out and we were in the mood for a jug of Pimms, advertised on the wall. We expected the prep…

Superfoods of 2015

Kale, quinoa and kombucha ruled the trendy healthful-food scene in 2014. But what will take center stage in 2015?

Young Auckland chefs make global competition finals

Three young Auckland chefs have been named finalists in an international competition.

2015 - The year of better eating
2015 - The year of better eating

The Bite team is back this week and we're easing our way in to the workaday routine: Kathy Paterson…

Food & Wine Archives

Recipes

Duck soup's benefits no quackery
Duck soup's benefits no quackery

To maintain overall good health, the Chinese don't…

Heaven in a bun: Try the Maketu special (+recipes)
Recipe: Chargrilled lamb shoulder
Recipe: Chargrilled lamb shoulder

The long, lazy days of the new year are perfect for…

Wellbeing: Nana knows best (+recipes)
Wellbeing: Nana knows best (+recipes)

There have never been so many choices when it comes…

More Recipes

Recipes

Delaney Mes: Stretch out that summer feeling
Delaney Mes: Stretch out that summer feeling

Some of summer’s best weather happens after the Christmas…

Recipe: Smoked chicken and olive sandwiches
Recipe: Smoked chicken and olive sandwiches

Keep things easy, enjoyable and stylish with these…

Simple and seasonal (+recipes)
Simple and seasonal (+recipes)

Piadini Steak Sandwiches Photo / Supplied These…

Coastal classics (+recipes)
Coastal classics (+recipes)

Living so close to the sea has had an immeasurable…

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